Steel

Green steel transition could boost Ohio River Valley steel jobs by 27–43%

A transition to green steel making could supercharge the economy of the US’ Ohio River Valley, according to new research…

CCS can result in major CO2 reductions at minimal cost – study

Using carbon capture and storage (CCS) at industrial facilities can result in significant CO2 reductions at a minimal cost to…

Boston Metal bags $120m to scale green steel technology

US green steel technology company Boston Metal has sealed a $120m first close of Series C fundraising, led by multinational…

Technological breakthrough could cut steelmaking emissions by 90%

Researchers from the University of Birmingham in the UK have designed an innovative adaptation for existing iron and steel furnaces…

Schnitzer Steel tops ‘Global 100’ most sustainable corporations

US metal recycler Schnitzer Steel is the world’s most sustainable corporation, according to Canadian research company Corporate Knights’ 2023 corporate…

The four-horse race to decarbonise steel

The steel industry accounts for roughly 8% of global CO2 emissions. The sector is considered critical to the world’s net-zero…

The Inflation Reduction Act: The moment for US green steel and fertiliser

Industry in the US will soon have access to the cheapest green hydrogen in the world, allowing companies to replace…

The US-EU green steel deal: Climate breakthrough or lipstick on a pig?

US President Joe Biden was handed a number of ticking time bombs by his predecessor Donald Trump. One of them…

Pipeline of polluting coal and steel projects revealed in China – report

New coal power and steel projects announced in China in the first half of 2021 will emit CO2 equivalent to…

European steel industry on course to blow carbon budget by 2035

The European steel industry is on course to exceed its emissions budget by 2035, as only 26% of its carbon…